URGENT ¥¥¥ Football: Burkina Faso win shootout to reach final

Burkina Faso defeated Ghana 3-2 on penalties Wednesday after their Africa Cup of Nations semi-final ended 1-1 after extra time at Mbombela Stadium.

Mubarak Wakaso converted a 13th-minute penalty for four-time champions Ghana and Aristide Bance levelled on the hour mark for a Burkinabe team who reached their first final.